The beauty of milk paint is that it's the most simple paint to use to achieve a time-worn, vintage look that replicates the beauty of a piece that's been around for years. The natural, distressed finish with loss of paint (what we refer to as "chippy") is a natural result of milk paint due to the lack of synthetic additives such as polymers.
Sometimes a more uniform application is preferred (no chippiness to the paint and either no distressing or light distressing). In this case, use Junkyard Goddess Magic Bond. Magic Bond will improve the adherence of milk paint, especially on "slick" surfaces such as glass, enamel, metal, oil or latex paint, varnished, shellacked or polyurethaned surfaces, and many plastics. If applying milk paint to raw, unfinished wood, however, Magic Bond isn't necessary, because the paint adheres well in this case.
*Junkyard Goddess Magic Bond is not recommended to use alone as a top coat or sealer.
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